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Paperman - Full Animated Short Film

Introducing a groundbreaking technique that seamlessly merges computer-generated and hand-drawn animation techniques, first-time director John Kahrs takes th...
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Great little film for classroom use - no dialogue, just soundtrack and visuals.

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Villa Honegg - A Luxury Hotel with the Most Beautiful Pool View in the World

Villa Honegg - A Luxury Hotel with the Most Beautiful Pool View in the World | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Via Deloste
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Amazing.

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Air Drive Photography

Air Drive Photography | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
Le français Renaud Marion a imaginé cette superbe série d'images sobrement intiulée "Air Drive". Volontairement rétro-futuriste afin de montrer comment le
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Yes please. One of each.

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Stellar Photo Manipulations the Old Fashioned Way

Stellar Photo Manipulations the Old Fashioned Way | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
Photo manipulations have been a mainstay of photography, even before the advent of Photoshop, but with the ubiquitous use of program by everyone and th
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Old school style photo shop

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Paper Sculptures from an Icon of Industrial Design

Paper Sculptures from an Icon of Industrial Design | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Beautifual paper sculptures - incredibly intricate

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Photos of Classrooms with students around the World

Photos of Classrooms with students around the World | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

All around the world, children are learning. They are learning all sorts of subjects and preparing for life and work in the world. An  quirky set of images of classrooms from everyone - all students just staring at the camera in a neutral manner. 

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Jay Fleck: Illustrating the Childhood Imagination

Jay Fleck: Illustrating the Childhood Imagination | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
If there is one word to sum up the illustrations of Jay Fleck, it would have to be "FUN".
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Matt Mills: Image recognition that triggers augmented reality

Just started experimenting with augmented reality - the app is free from here - http://www.aurasma.com

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What Schools Can Learn From the World of Photography | Connected Principals

What Schools Can Learn From the World of Photography | Connected Principals | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Some musings about digital photography in schools.

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It's Alive! Banksy's Street Art Gets Animated

It's Alive! Banksy's Street Art Gets Animated | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
We've seen Banksy's famous graffiti come to life as real people re-enacted his scenes for photographer Nick Stern and now an artist by the name of ABVH...
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Print Polaroid Pictures From Your iPhone

Print Polaroid Pictures From Your iPhone | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
If you love Polaroid pictures, then you will love the latest Kickstarter by The Impossible Project.
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How To Capture Ideas Visually With The iPad

How To Capture Ideas Visually With The iPad | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Review of 4 apps to help visual recording. Some helpful ideas but if you have art or drawing skills, this helps too

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How To Cite An App

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How To Cite An App: APA style citation
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Just so you know how to cite an app when you are blogging or essay writing in a formal fashion

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I’m Not There: A Photographer Captures his own Shadow | Colossal

I’m Not There: A Photographer Captures his own Shadow | Colossal | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
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Reflections...

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Street Signs Get Altered in Humorous Ways

Street Signs Get Altered in Humorous Ways | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
In the streets of Europe are all sorts of road signs. Whether for automobiles, motorcycles, buses or pedestrians, these signs direct you where or where
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Amusing variations on street signs with playful twist

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In Color: Paris On the Eve of World War 1

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Welcome to Paris in 1914.It was a time when automobiles were few, the bohemian lifestyle was flourishing, and Picasso was painting guitars 

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25 Creative Macbook Skins Using the Apple Logo

25 Creative Macbook Skins Using the Apple Logo | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it
As sleek and clean as Apple products are, you can't really blame people for trying to spice things up a little.
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50 Riddles to challenge your students

50 Riddles to challenge your students | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Ok - not visual but gets kids thinking when you need a break between activities.

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Amazing Animated Optical Illusions! #5

Homemade animations - just print out one transparency and the images, from this page. 

http://amazingstuff.co.uk/art/amazing-moire-animations/

 

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The San Francisco Earthquake: Merging Then and Now

The San Francisco Earthquake: Merging Then and Now | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

Merging old photos with new ones. Very nice

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What Is This A Picture Of? | Edudemic

What Is This A Picture Of? | Edudemic | Visual & digital texts | Scoop.it

You may think this is a handful of seashells or barnacles. Or perhaps some sea-glass you find while slowly walking down the beach.

But it’s not.

It’s actually sand.

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